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Gaultheria shallon
Gaultheria shallon
Code: 6347Family: EricaceaeGenus: Gaultheria
Plant Type:Shrub,Groundcover
Pacific Northwest evergreen groundcover or low spreading shrub that tolerates dry shade to full sun. Urn-shaped white flowers appear in spring and produce dark purple edible berries. Leaves are often used by florists.
Blooms: Spring
Growth Rate: Moderate
Size Range: 18-30" tall x 24-36" wide
Cultural Information
Sun SunPart Shade Part Shade
Shade Shade
Soil: Average,Tolerates Poor,Well-drained,Moist,Tolerates Dry,Tolerates Clay,Loam
Water Use: Drought Tolerant,Moderate
Maintenance: Low
Hardiness Zone: 6,7,8,9
Cold Hardy to -10° to 0°F
Features and Benefits
Attracts Butterflies Attracts ButterfliesCulinary Uses Culinary Uses
Deer Resistant Deer ResistantDrought Tolerant Drought Tolerant
Evergreen EvergreenFabulous Foliage Fabulous Foliage
Fall/Winter Color Fall/Winter ColorGood for Cut Flowers Good for Cut Flowers
Interesting Fruit,Berries,Seeds or Bark Interesting Fruit,Berries,Seeds or BarkMay Naturalize May Naturalize
Native to NorthWest Native to NorthWestProstrate or vining growth habit Prostrate or vining growth habit
Grown by: Blooming Nursery,Inc & Blooming Junction
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